Additional Websites

About Seafood - a National Fisheries Institute website

Beaufort Historic Site

Cape Lookout National Seashore

Rachel Carson Estuarine Research Reserve

CarteretCatch -

Carteret County Chamber of Commerce

Coastwatch, North Carolina Sea Grant, N.C. State University, Box 8605, Raleigh, NC 27695-8605. For a sample copy, contact Sandra Harris at 919/515-9101 or

Core Sound Waterfowl Museum

Crystal Coast - Vacation Planning

Down East Communities

Fort Macon State Park - a Civil War fort

Hurricane Update

National Fisherman magazine 1-800-959-5073



North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries

National Marine Fisheries Service

North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores

North Carolina Ferries

North Carolina Maritime Museum, Beaufort, NC

North Carolina Fisheries Association

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association

North Carolina Seafood Availability Chart

North Carolina Seafood - Dept of Agriculture and Consumer Services

North Carolina Sea Grant

Our State Magazine Check the January 2007 issue for article about Carteret Catch by Susan Andreatta!

Seafood Network Information Center

Southern Shrimp Alliance





Other Resources

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2000 "Marketing Strategies and Challenges of Small-Scale Organic Producers in
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Andreatta, Susan and William Wickliffe, II
2002 "Managing Farmer and Consumer Expectations: A Study of a North Carolina
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Bianchi, Alan
2003 "An Economic Profile Analysis of the Commercial Fishing Industry of North Carolina" North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources. North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries.

Carroll, Rick and Marcie
2006, Beaufort by the Sea. Beaufort, NC: Fish Towne Press.

Cecelski, David S.
2001, The Waterman's Song. Slavery and Freedom in Maritime North Carolina. Chapel Hill, NC: UNC Press.

Durrenberger, E. Paul
1997 "Fisheries Management Models: Assuming Realities or Why Shrimpers in Mississippi are Not Firms." Human Organization 56(2):158-166.

Durrenberger, E. Paul and Thomas D. King, editors
2000 State and Community in Fisheries Management: Power, Policy and Practice. Westport, CT:Bergin & Garvey.

Garrity-Blake, Barbara J.
1994, The Fish Factory. Work and Meaning for Black and White Fishermen of the American Menhaden Industry. Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee Press.

Griffith, David
1999, The Estuary's Gift. University Park, PA: The Pennsylvania State University Press.

Iudicello, Suzanne, Michael Wber and Robert Wieland
1999, Fish Markets and Fishermen. The Economics of Overfishing. Washington, D.C.: Island Press.

King, Thomas D.
1997 "Folk Management among Belizean Lobster Fishermen: Success and Resilience or Decline and Depletion?" Human Organization 56(4):418-426.

Landers, Judy, Peter Mitchell, Bill Smith, Thomas Lehman and Christopher Conner
2006 "'Save the Crabs, Then Eat 'Em': A Culinary Approach to Saving the Chesapeake Bay." Social Marketing Quarterly 12(1):15-28.

Maiolo, John R.
2004, Hard Times and a Nickel a Bucket. Struggle and Survival in North Carolina's Shrimp Industry. Chapel Hill, NC: Chapel Hill Press.

Morris, Bill
2004, Saltwater Cowboys. Wilmington, NC: Coastal Carolina Press.

Orbach, Michael K.
1980 "Fishery Cooperatives on the Chesapeake Bay: Advantage or Anachronism?" Anthropological Quarterly 53(1):48-55.

Paolisso, Michael
2002 "Blue Crabs and Controversy on the Chesapeake Bay: A Cultural Model for Understanding Watermen's Reasoning about Blue Crab Management." Human Organization 61(3):226-239.

Poggie, John J. Jr.
1980 "Maritime Anthropology: Socio-Cultural Analysis of Small Scale Fishermen's Cooperatives: Introduction." Anthropological Quarterly 53(1):1-3.

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Prioli, Carmine and Edwin Martin
1998 Hope for a Good Season. The Ca'e Bankers of Harkers Island. Ashboro, NC: Down Home Press.

Salsi, Lynn and Frances Eubanks
2000, The Crystal Coast. Charleston, SC:Arcadia Publishing.

Smith, Courtland and Susan S. Hanna
1993 "Occupation and Community as Determinants of Fishing Behaviors." Human Organization 52(3):299.

Stick, David
1990 , The Outer Banks of North Carolina, 1584-1958. Chapel Hill, NC: The University of North Carolina Press.

Stick, David
1998, An Outer Banks Reader. Chapel Hill, NC: The University of North Carolina Press.

Stonich, Susan
1995 "The Environmental Quality and Social Justice Implications of Shrimp Mariculture Development in Honduras." Human Ecology: An Interdisciplinary Journal 23(2):143-169.

Stuster, Jack
1980 "'Under the Thumb' While 'One Hand Washes the Other:' Traditional Market Relations in a California Commercial Fishing Community." Anthropological Quarterly 53(1):4-11.

West, Susan and Barbara J. Garrity-Blake
2003 Fish House Opera. Mystic, CT: Mystic Seaport.